Taken DownSeason 1
In this gripping Irish crime drama,when a Nigerian girl is killed,Inspector Jen Rooney(Lynn Rafferty,Ripper Street)and her team investigate a refugee community,where young mother Abeni Bankole(Aïssa Maïga,Paris,je t’aime)may know more than she lets on.After another child disappears,can the cops find the missing girl before she becomes a casualty of Dublin’s dangerous underground?
- 1. New HomeNovember 3, 201853minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAfter making the journey from Nigeria to Ireland eight years ago, asylum-seeker Abeni lives with her sons in a Direct Provision Center along with other refugees. When Esme, a young girl from the center, is found dead, Abeni and her son Isaiah are caught up in the investigation.
- 2. Caught on CameraNovember 10, 201851minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAfter a tragic incident, distrust of the police runs high among the center’s residents. Having uncovered incriminating CCTV footage, Inspector Jen Rooney presses Isaiah about his relationship with Esme, but it seems that the center’s manager, Wayne, has more to lose from the uncovered footage.
- 3. Super CleanNovember 17, 201851minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAbeni furtively continues her work as a cleaner at the brothel run by Gar, an Irish slumlord, and Benjamin, a Nigerian trafficker. Meanwhile, the police follow a lead on a car seen the night Esme was killed, and Jen is unsure about how to proceed with questioning Abeni.
- 4. TailedNovember 24, 201851minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJen orders surveillance on Abeni to find out where she and Esme commuted to on the night of the murder. Abeni vows to save a young abused girl at the brothel, but Benjamin arranges another job for Abeni.
- 5. EvidenceDecember 1, 201850minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishPolice scour the brothel for evidence and find where Esme was killed, but Benjamin and Gar have moved on, leaving behind only one witness, who refuses to talk. When the forensics team makes a peculiar find, Jen returns to the holding center.
- 6. Left-HandedDecember 8, 201852minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWith Wayne in custody, Jen and her team race to compile more evidence before they are forced to release him. After an unexpected attack, the police target a new suspect, who may be the key to finding Esme’s killer.
- Spiral Pictures
- Content advisory
- Violence alcohol use smoking foul language sexual content